tv Key Capitol Hill Hearings CSPAN April 2, 2016 2:52am-8:01am EDT
>> 35 years ago on april 12 1981, spatial columbia lifted off from the kennedy space center in florida with two crew members on board, launching a new era in manned spaceflight. next, "space shuttle," a 32 minute story on the launch of the space shuttle. shuttle program was retired in 2011. >> sunday, april 12, 1981. kennedy space center, florida.